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Trio of golfers take honors
Gail Paulson
Gail Paulson sets up a putt.

Dwayne Rye, Steve, Moore and Darryl Chandler grabbed medalist honors over the past week during the Jake Blitz held at Cherokee Rose Country Club.


Rye shot a 72 on Wednesday to grab medalist honors, while Moore and Chandler shot 77’s to win the Saturday blitz honors.


Malio Tauave won overall points for Wednesday’s round with +11 while Leroy Strickland was +9 to grab Saturday points honors.


No blitz was held on Mother’s Day.



The Cherokee Rose Country Club Jake Blitz is held every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.  Sign up times end at 8:30 am on Wednesday and Saturday with start time at 9:00 am. Sign up time ends at 12:30 pm on Sunday with start at 1:00 pm. Golfers are paired into groups and are on a points system. Course members and the public are invited to play. For more information contact Cherokee Rose Country Club at (912) 876-5503.


Wednesday, May 5: 34 Golfers


               Medalist – Dwayne Rye 72

               Front Nine – Art Mathabel, Jason Perry (both +5)

               Back Nine – Malio Tauave +6 1/2

               Overall – Malio Tauave +11

               Par Threes – Alvin Jackson, Dwayne Rye, Malio Tauave, Michael Sanders


Saturday, May 8: 39 Golfers


               Medalist – Daryl Chandler, Steven Moore (both 77)

               Front Nine – Jake Umholtz +7 1/2                      

               Back Nine – Marty Smalley +7

               Overall – Leroy Strickland +9

               Par Threes – Art Mathabel, Charlie Strickland, Daryl Chandler

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